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Cross _training for cyclist?(2 posts)

Cross _training for cyclist?flyinbowlofmilk
Jan 17, 2003 5:16 PM
Hi! It's the 2nd year Cat 5 fool again. I have had my road bike overhaul right after the New Year. It took a week to get it overhauled,but it was probably due for it. While it was getting overhauled, I did some stationary biking,and some swimming or paddling in a pool. I was wondering how is this going to help when I get back on the bike this weekend. Thanks in advance for advice.
Anything is fine for a weekKerry
Jan 17, 2003 7:05 PM
As long as you maintained intensity and time (volume) just about anything will be OK for one week off the bike. Even if you weren't going hard, a little rest right now will not really affect your performance in races that are 8 weeks away.